: Burglars on Sunday made an unsuccessful attempt at the branch of Pandiyan Gram Bank in Sitharkottai near here.

Sources said they cut the locks of the bank by saw and tried to gain entry into the bank. However, they dropped the plan and escaped apparently by noticing the movement of the people in the nearby locality.

On a complaint, the police officials inspected the spot and conducted enquiry. A case had been registered by Devipattinam police.

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